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Six survive forced landing

...sucked out of the tank and blew back against the windshield, blocking Tvergyak's view. "He could just watch his oil pressure decreasing," Manning said. "He knew the engine was just running on borrowed time at that point." The Sitka-based...

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Alaska Digest

...Continental spokesman Rahsaan Johnson. The flight landed Tuesday at Cold Bay after pilots received a warning of reduced oil pressure in one of the engines, according to the airline. Passengers and crew were taken to the village's community center...

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Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Anchorage to Kotzebue, 550 miles northwest of Anchorage. An Alaska Airlines representative said the pilot reported oil pressure loss and engine vibration 20 minutes after takeoff. He turned off the jet's left engine after about an hour. Attempts...

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Juneau Empire Story Archive

...time in the air, Bingham said, but also any time measured on the craft's Hobbs Meter, which records use whenever oil pressure reaches a certain level, ``whether flying or not.'' Third, ``really substantial'' inspections are done every...

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...Anchorage to Kotzebue, 550 miles northwest of Anchorage. An Alaska Airlines representative said the pilot reported oil pressure loss and engine vibration 20 minutes after takeoff. He turned off the jet's left engine after about an hour. Attempts...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/021700/Loc_briefs.html
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Issue of safety links all possible cause of copter crash

...time in the air, Bingham said, but also any time measured on the craft's Hobbs Meter, which records use whenever oil pressure reaches a certain level, ``whether flying or not.'' Third, ``really substantial'' inspections are done every...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/061399/Loc_safety.html
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Air taxi emergency landing near Bethel smooth as on runway

...made everyone feel good. Dock says everything seemed normal on the 85-mile trip until the pilot started tapping the oil pressure gauge. When the engine stopped and the plane started gliding, Amos was able to find a good spot of hard snow and grass...

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Recounting U.S.-Russia relations, Alaska's war years

...from the end of the runway. The pilot, a 20-year-old Russian boy, and one of their best, had radioed that his oil pressure was dropping. "Wrecking trucks and crew, cables, rubber boats, all were rushed to the river, and the personnel...

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